YOUTH LAW NEWSNCYL News – February 2019
VOL. 4 NO. 1
In This Issue: Oregon fails to ensure that all children can attend a full day of school, Healthy sexual development to Improve outcomes for youth in foster care, and leading educators criticize DeVos.
Teachers as Partners in the Treatment of Special Education Students Prescribed Psychotropic Medications
By Anisha Asher
The administration of psychotropic medication to treat mental health and behavioral disorders in children has increased dramatically.
By Kelly Orians
On June 25, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a landmark ruling in the case of Miller
By Bryn Martyna
Teen access to emergency contraception (the so-called “morning after pill”) has been the subject of a recent
Assessing Accessibility: Do Teens in Foster Care Have Access to the Full Range of Reproductive Health Care Services Under Medicaid?
This article is the second in a series looking at the alarming rates of teen pregnancy and childbirth among youth
California Embraces Comprehensive School Finance Reform and Protects Educational Services for Foster Youth
By Maya Cooper
California’s legislature passed the new state budget on June 14, 2013. The budget language includes several provisions